Field crews must be prepared for hazards in the lower East Rift Zone. Pictured,

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Field crews must be prepared for hazards in the lower East Rift Zone. Pictured, are examples of protective equipment worn in the field, such as a climbing helmet (to protect against tephra fall), goggles and respirator (to protect against gases), a safety vest, gloves, long-sleeved shirt, long pants, gloves and sturdy boots. If conditions are not safe, crews quickly leave the area. Pictured in the background, is fissure 8.

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